Pte Anania Wikeepa (67595) from Paroa, Whakatane served with B Company.
Anania was killed in action on 20 April 1943 and is buried at Enfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia.
Enlistment Age/marital status/Hahi: 27yrs 7 mths, married, Ratana
Occupation, address: Farmer, Whakatane
Embarkation group& time served overseas: 7th Regiment,1yr 183 days
Casualty listing and Decorations awarded: Wounded once, Killed in Action (20/04/1943), Interred at Enfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia, 1939-45 Star,Africa Star,8th Army clasp,War Medal 1939-45, NZ War Medal and Memorial Cross
Courtesy of Verbena Ranga.